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Medford World War I Memorial

 
 
Medford World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 17, 2011
1. Medford World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
“In honor of those who served their
country in the war to ensure peace
throughout the world”
1917       World War       1918
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Harry Barnes • Samuel Beebe • Helen Branin + • Herbert Branin • Howard Branin • Claude Branin • H. Russell Brick • Clifford Budden • Anthony Cappel • Herbert Cochley ▼• Watson Cooper • Harry E. Davis • William Drayton • Michael Donagon • Samuel Edelson • S. Herbert Evans • Manasses Fauver • William Galbraith • Alfred Garunelie • B. Deacon Haines • Granville Haines • Lloyd P. Haines • W. P. Haines, M.D. • George Harriet • Harvey Hiles • Francis Hinchman • Earl Hollingshead • Norman Homan • Elwood Jackson • Ralph Johnson • Edwin M. Johnson • Brazilla Kelly • William Lewallen • Gaetano Martines • George Mathis • Wylie Middleton • Philip W. B. Mingin • Hezekiah Misner • James P. McGreery • William McElwee • Frank McQuaide • Carmine Pallante • Charles Peacock * • John Perry • Joseph Phifer • John R. Piper • Harrison Piper • Clarence Prickitt • George Prickitt • Albert N. Prickitt • Daniel J. Robinson • Walter G. Roland • Charles Rowand • Richard Shemelia
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By Bill Coughlin, July 17, 2011
2. Medford World War I Marker
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• Edward Shemelia • Brazilla T. Smith • Frank Stewart • Claude Thomas, M.D. • E. Russell Turner • Alvi Twing • Charles Warwick • Harry Wickward

 
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I. A significant historical year for this entry is 1917.
 
Location. 39° 53.942′ N, 74° 49.404′ W. Marker is in Medford, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is on S Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Medford NJ 08055, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Medford Vietnam Memorial (here, next to this marker); Medford World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); Medford Korean War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Nine South Main Street (a few steps from this marker); First House on Bank Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Friends Meeting (about 400 feet away); Riley / Garwood House (about 500 feet away); Main Street Meeting House (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Medford.
 
Additional commentary.
1. Alvi T. Twing
I was searching Alvi T Twing and your site came up. How exciting it was to see my grandfather's name is on this monument in NJ. My brother and father were named after my grandfather. My grandfather went to work for Dupont and became plant manager at
Marker in Medford image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 17, 2011
3. Marker in Medford
a plant in Denver, Co. He retired to Florida and died in 1958. Thanks for all your work in putting this info out so a family member like me can know that my grandfather served his country. God Bless the USA!!
    — Submitted April 3, 2012, by Pam Twing West of Rock Hill, South Carolina.
 
Medford Military Monuments image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 17, 2011
4. Medford Military Monuments
The World War I memorial is one of several located at this small park in Medford.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 23, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,038 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 23, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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